ReddingRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Redding jobs

Correctional Medicine Psychiatrist Needed in Redding, CA

Company: Wellpath
Location: Redding
Posted on: February 15, 2020

Job Description:

Correctional Medicine opening in Redding, California. This and other physician jobs brought to you by DocCafe.com Overview Under the direction of the Health Services Administrator (HSA), Program Manager (PM), or higher licensed health professional, the Jail Based Competency Treatment (JBCT) Psychiatrist is a licensed Psychiatrist in the State of employment who is responsible for assessing and prescribing medication for approximately 5-12 mentally-ill and Incompetent to Stand Trial (IST) patients in the JBCT program. The JBCT Psychiatrist will remain in compliance with the Department of State Hospital (DSH) Policy & Procedure (P&P) Manuel. Qualifications Education:

  • Education associated with licensure as a Psychiatrist in the state of employment. Experience:
    • One + year experience as a licensed Psychiatrist
    • Previous correctional/detention facility experience Licenses/Certifications:
      • Licensure as a Psychiatrist in state of employment
      • Current (and must maintain) lifesaving BLS certification through AHA Compliance:
        • Must obtain and maintain security clearance throughout the course of employment.
        • Must pass background investigation conducted by the Company and/or Facility as a requisite for initial and or continued employment.
        • May be required to undergo reasonable suspicion testing for being under the influence of controlled substances, including prescription, legal, and illegal substances, including marijuana.
        • Must undergo security training and orientation on Facility Safety Policies and Procedures.
        • Must follow county facility policies and procedures. Responsibilities
        • Strict adherence to Department of State Hospital (DSH) and company Policy & Procedure (P&P) Manual as it relates to the duties of the Psychiatrist.
        • Conduct weekly individual (1:1) meetings with JBCT patients to assess for medication compliance, and/or changes in treatment.
        • Same day documentation in patient health records for all patient encounters.
        • Participate in weekly Treatment Team meetings, and provide clinical support and/or guidance, as needed.
        • Participate in any coordination of IMO/ALJ processes, up to an including court testimony for involuntary medication administration.
        • Work cooperatively with the Sheriff's Office team and foster supportive relationships between staff and Sheriff's Deputies/Officers.
        • Document all findings in Patient's health record providing written summaries of history and treatment course or other documentation requirements as outlined by company and Facility, as needed.
        • May assist in the job shadow portion of the interview process of potential staff.
        • May assist in orientation and training of new employees.
        • Excellent communication skills
        • Demonstrated ability to work on a computer including but not limited to: using the Internet, Microsoft Office products and Electronic Health Record system
        • Ability to touch type on a keyboard, operate basic office equipment including but not limited to using mouse and/or stylus to do electronic health documentation records
        • Excellent knowledge of emergency care methods and procedures
        • In-depth knowledge of health and safety guidelines and procedures and willingness to follow them at all times
        • Demonstrates knowledge of universal precautions and the blood borne pathogen rules
        • Knowledge of 1370/IST patients and treatment
        • Identifies problems in a timely manner and skillfully gathers and analyzes information then practically and creatively resolves problems.
        • Maintains a professional attitude while communicating and speaking with colleagues, patients and clients at all times, maintains confidentiality, remains open to others' ideas, and exhibits willingness to try new things.
        • Speaks effectively and professionally, speaks clearly and persuasively in positive or negative situations and demonstrates group presentation skills.
        • Develops professionally written communications, edits work for spelling and grammar, presents numerical data effectively, and can read and interpret written information.
        • Prioritizes and plans work activities, uses time efficiently, and develops realistic action plans.
        • Demonstrates accuracy thoroughness and monitors own work to ensure quality.
        • Adapts to changes in the work environment, manages competing demands, and can deal with frequent change, delays, or unexpected events.
        • Follows through with commitments, is consistently at work and on time, can be counted on by others, is continuously productive, follows instructions, responds to management direction, and solicits feedback to improve performance.
        • Promotes and personally observes safety and security procedures, uses equipment and materials properly and takes necessary action to report incidences.
        • Stays compliant with job applicable license(s) and/or certification(s), attends staff meetings and all required monthly, quarterly and annual trainings.
        • Perform other duties as assigned. Wellpath is an EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability Employer Keyphrases: correctional medical services jobs, correctional medicine jobs, correctional health services jobs, prison health services jobs

Keywords: Wellpath, Redding , Correctional Medicine Psychiatrist Needed in Redding, CA, Healthcare , Redding, California

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category
within


Other Healthcare Jobs


Registered Nurse - Med Surg - 13 Week Contract
Description: Jackson is adding to our Med/Surg team and needs Registered Nurses experienced at caring for adult patients with general medical conditions or who have undergone surgical procedures to fill 13 week contracts (more...)
Company: Jackson Nurse Professionals
Location: Redding
Posted on: 02/25/2020

Physician - Urgent Care Physician Is Needed for Temporary Assistance in California
Description: We have an opportunity in California for an urgent care physician. The provider can expect to work up to 12 12-hour shifts
Company: Weatherby Healthcare
Location: Redding
Posted on: 02/25/2020

Labor & Delivery - L&D RN - Travel (Redding)
Description: Registered Nurse. Travel
Company: HealthCare Traveler Jobs
Location: Redding
Posted on: 02/25/2020


Family Medicine Jobs (With or Without OB) on California's Coast (Physi
Description: A hospital employer in northern California is searching for two Family Medicine physicians, one of which would perform Obstetrics.
Company: The Curare Group, Inc
Location: Redding
Posted on: 02/25/2020

Speech Language Pathologist - SLP
Description: SLP needed for home health in Redding, CA br br CoreMedical Group has hundreds of exciting and rewarding travel assignments throughout the country
Company: Core Medical Group
Location: Redding
Posted on: 02/25/2020

Pre/Post Anesthesia Care - PACU - RN - Travel (Redding)
Description: Registered Nurse.
Company: HealthCare Traveler Jobs
Location: Redding
Posted on: 02/25/2020

Travel Nurse RN - Intermediate Care - $1,865 per week
Description: Accountable Healthcare Staffing is seeking a travel nurse RN Intermediate Care for a travel nursing job in Redding, California:- Specialty: Intermediate Care- Discipline: RN- Start Date: 03/15/2020- Duration: (more...)
Company: NurseFly Travel Nursing
Location: Redding
Posted on: 02/25/2020

Neurological Surgeon (Physician #)
Description: A hospital in California is looking for a neurological surgeon to provide locum tenens
Company: Barton Associates
Location: Redding
Posted on: 02/25/2020

Physician - A California Facility Needs a Locum Tenens Psychiatrist
Description: We are looking to fill a temporary psychiatry job now open at a California medical facility. This is 8 am - 5 pm coverage on weekdays. Your duties include eight consultations
Company: Weatherby Healthcare
Location: Redding
Posted on: 02/25/2020

$300,000 Family Medicine (Physician #)
Description: Northern California - Family Medicine br 300,000 Guaranteed Year One ul ul li 50,000 retention bonus at the completion of 2nd and 3rd year of employment li Great quality of life - outpatient
Company: The Medicus Firm
Location: Redding
Posted on: 02/25/2020

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest California jobs by following @recnetCA on Twitter!

Redding RSS job feeds